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Accession number 1962.069
Catalog Number 1962.069.0001
Object Name Rack, Towel
Description Wall hanging towel rack; all pine construction; stained brown, but is unvarnished; comprised of two horizontal bars which make up the rack itself- two vertical bars which are each 1 3/8" wide make up the part of the rack that is secured to the wall; bottom horizontal bar projects out beyond the top one; small perpendicular wooden braces are dovetailed between the horizontal and vertical bars for extra support; two holes in each of the vertical bars up near the top and the other two are just above the bottom horizontal bar; piece of white adhesive tape on back of one of the vertical bars which has "N-427-502";
Depth (in) 9
Height (in) 30.25
Width (in) 36
Material Wood
Provenance Similar towel rack is pictured on plate # 21 of the book Shaker Furniture by Edward Deming Andrews (The Dover Edition)